Patrick Wilson Talks About “Young Adult”
Independent Films, Talk Shows, Interviews
Patrick Wilson stars as Buddy Slade in “Young Adult,” he’s the object of Charlize Theron’s character, Mavis Gray. Wilson has always been a dependable actor, and he especially shines in “Young Adult” with his scenes with Elizabeth Reaser (playing his wife, Beth). In this interview, we talked about:
*** What did he think when he first saw the script written by Diablo Cody?
*** What attracted him to his character, Buddy
*** Working with Elizabeth Reaser
*** Any regrets from high school?
Transcripts / Production notes / Scripts
Mavis Gary, a writer of teen literature, returns to her small hometown to relive her glory days and attempt to reclaim her happily married high school sweetheart. When returning home proves more difficult than she thought, Mavis forms an unusual bond with a former classmate who hasn't quite gotten over high school either.
Running Time: 1 hr. 34 min.
Release Date: December 9th, 2011 (limited); December 16th (wide)
MPAA Rating: R for language and some sexual content.
Distributors: Paramount Pictures
U.S. Box Office: $310,263
Cast and Credits
Starring: Charlize Theron, Patton Oswalt, Patrick Wilson, Elizabeth Reaser, Collette Wolfe
Directed by: Jason Reitman
Produced by: Diablo Cody, Mason Novick, Lianne Halfon
Year of Production: 2011
Country: United States